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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.

Idioms:

  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.